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Arkansas Press Association Honors Paul Smith, Jeff Long

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/29/2013 12:00 am

The Arkansas Press Association honored several journalists at its annual convention in late June. According to an APA news release, Paul Smith, president of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, was presented the annual Distinguished Service Award, which is given to journalists who make significant contributions to the APA and/or the newspaper industry.

Inside The 2012 ArkansasSports360.com Football Preview Magazine: Malzahn Offense A Product Of High School Days [VIDEO]

by Chris Bahn 7/17/2012 8:19 am

A system ridiculed in 2006 by some Arkansas staff members as “high school” is now widely respected as Gus Malzahn enters his first season at Arkansas State. Malzahn will admit — with some prodding — that he gets a sense of satisfaction in seeing his offense used at all levels of football. NFL coaches have adapted elements of the philosophy. Colleges — not just small schools — are running no-huddle. Gus Malzahn is still using a style that won in the prep ranks.